Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics
Physics 301: Mathematical Physics
|Lecturer:||Dr. Dennis Clougherty|
|Address:||Cook Physical Science Building A516|
|Office Hours||T 11-12, W 1-3 and by appointment|
Physics 211, Physics 214
Mathematical Methods for Physics and Engineering, 3rd Edition, K.F. Riley, M.P. Hobson, and S.J. Bence (Cambridge University Press)
Mathematical Methods for Physics, H.W. Wyld
Mathematical Methods for Physicists, G. Arfken
Advanced Mathematical Methods for Scientists and Engineers, C.M. Bender and S.A. Orszag
(These are available on reserve in the Cook Science Library.)
There will be approximately a problem set each week. Solutions will be distributed in class.
There will be three in-class examinations. The final grade will be based on the homework and the three exams. The first exam is scheduled for September 28. The second exam is scheduled for October 24, and the third exam is scheduled for November 28.
No lecture on 10/12 and 10/22. There may be other changes in the schedule as the need arises.
Last modified October 17 2008 11:36 AM